Michael Lueger is an adjunct professor at Emerson College and Northeastern University, where he teaches theatre history. His blog “Abstract and Brief” features images and essays on theatre history. His work has appeared in a variety of peer-reviewed publications, such as the recent Oxford Handbook of Dance and Theater, and on WBUR’s Cognoscenti page. Follow him on Twitter with the handle @theaterhistory.
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Theatre History Podcast # 19: Jeremy Morris on His New Play About Vaudeville Performer Bert Williams, The Top of BraveryMichael Lueger and Jeremy Morris discuss Bert Williams.
Michael Lueger interviews Dr. Charlotte Canning on her new book and US theatre artists in the mid-twentieth century who shared their work abroad.
Michael Lueger talks with Dr. Anita Gonzalez about a website that reconstructs historical performances.
Theatre History Podcast # 16: Exploring the Surprising—and Disturbing—Origins of “Jingle Bells” with Kyna HamillMichael Lueger talks with Dr. Kyna Hamill about her research into the background of the holiday carol "Jingle Bells."